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Jarolyn Fernandez

TD Nation Scholar Triple Majors With Intent To Give Back

The Talent Development Program would like to highlight one of our many scholars in the new College of Health Sciences here at the University of Rhode Island. Jarolyn Fernandez is a first-generation college student, triple majoring in Communication Studies, Health Studies and Spanish. After four years Jarolyn will be completing her degree and hopes to […]

William Leviton

TD Scholar Makes It To NCAA Atlantic 10

Talent Development Marketing major and Men’s Basketball Guard William Leviton has been featured in the article below post-Rhody Ram’s journey to the NCAA Atlantic 10. This well deserved trip to the Atlantic 10 was the first time in the Rams made it to the tournament since 1998 when former NBA player Cuttino Mobley was Rhode Island’s […]


TD Scholars Featured In Big Stories

The Talent Development Program would like to congratulate two of our scholars for being highlighted in Big Stories based on their participation in the Honor’s Program. Jeffrey Munoz, a Sociology major with a concentration in Criminology and Criminal Justice and Wilfredo Tangui a Biological Science major. For more information on their experience with the Honor’s […]

Anna Cano-Morales

TD Alumna Named Associate Vice President of Community, Equity and Diversity at Rhode Island College

The Talent Development Program would like to congratulate TD Nation alumna and former Director of the Latino Policy Institute at Roger Williams University, Anna Cano-Morales, for accepting the position of Associate Vice President of Community, Equity and Diversity at Rhode Island College.  Keep up the amazing work Anna.  We’re very proud of you! For more information […]

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TD Scholar Makes Finding Affordable Textbooks Easier

TD Nation senior, Anthony Markey is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. As a student finding ways to make ends meet, Anthony, along with his co-founder Laionel Cintron wanted to find a way to make college textbooks more affordable. Collectively they came up with the company Libby which is an online platform that […]

Timi Wallace

Timi Wallace: A Talent Development Scholar Takes Full Advantage of His URI Experience

Timi Wallace is a senior in the Talent Development Program majoring in Supply Chain Management who has taken full advantage of his time here at the University. Over the summer Timi intered in Wisconsin at Georgia-Pacific, a national manufacturing company; he is both the recipient of the Hedison Family Scholarship Endowment, the American Screw Company Foundation Scholarship […]


Farewell to the Forleos

  Frank and Sharon Forleo have both served the Talent Development Program for over 40 years. Although their retirement is deserved to say the least, we will greatly miss them and wish them nothing but the best. Thank you forever Frank and Sharon! Your work and legacy will forever live not only in Talent Development […]

Anthony Rodriguez

TD senior, Anthony Rodriguez, featured in URI Engineering Kickoff Campaign

On Wednesday, October 5th, Gov. Raimondo, URI President Dooley, various members of the business community, and state and local officials kicked off ‘Vote Yes on 4’ campaign at the University of Rhode Island. Ballot question #4 will provide millions in funds to expand the URI College of Engineering in addition to creating an affiliated Innovation […]

Alexia Arriaza

TD Nation Graduating Senior, Alexia Arriaza, Overcomes Roadblocks to Graduation

URI featured the story of TD Nation graduating senior, Alexia Arriaza. Her struggle in tending to her son’s medical issues while while balancing school is a testament to her strength. Alexia’s story is both compelling and touching. Her strength is inspiring and determination shows the possibility of surpassing the roadblocks the life presents. ‪#‎TDNation68‬ For […]

Shirley Paulino

TD Alum, Shirley Paulino, Battles Illness

In February of 2016, at just 26, Talent Development alumna, Shirley Paulino, was diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Shirley has Invasive Ductal Carcinoma, which is a hormonal positive cancer. This means the cancer is feeding off her ovaries, which she eventually has to remove or suppress. She doesn’t have any kids, so this will undoubtedly affect […]

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